Vaccine Ingredients and Manufacturer Information

Vaccine​​ Ingredients​​ 

and​​ 

Manufacturer​​ Information

(Listed in Alphabetical order by Vaccine)

 

 

 

The three main components to every vaccine are the​​ ingredients, the​​ process ingredients​​ and the​​ culture medium.​​ 

  • Vaccine Ingredients – are substances that appear in the final vaccine product 

  • Process Ingredients – are substances used to create the vaccine that may or may not appear in the final vaccine product

  • Culture Media​​ – are the substances used to grow the vaccine culture

 

  • Though not listed, each vaccine contains strains of the virus being vaccinated against.​​ 

  • To see the manufacturer’s package insert that contains information about dosage, ingredient quantity, and how the vaccine is made, please click on each vaccine’s Trade Name.​​ 

  • Some vaccines, like influenza​​ vaccines, are modified frequently and you may wish to consult the package inserts online and your doctor for the most current information.

 

The​​ vaccines​​ shown below​​ have been approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and commonly recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Controversial products used to make vaccines: 

 

 

 

VACCINES AND INGREDIENTS

1. Adenovirus

31. Japanese​​ Encephalitis​​ (Ixiaro)

2. Anthrax​​ (Biothrax)

32. Meningococcal​​ (MenACWY-Menactra)

3. BCG​​ (tuberculosis)​​ (Tice)

33. Meningococcal​​ (MenACWY-Menveo)

4. Cholera​​ (Vaxchora)

34. Meningococcal​​ (MenB​​ -​​ Bexsero)

5.  DT​​ (diphtheria​​ & tetanus)​​ (Sanofi)

35. Meningococcal​​ (MenB​​ -​​ Trumenba)

6. DTap​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus,​​ & pertussis)​​ (Daptacel)

36. MMR​​ (measles,​​ mumps,​​ & rubella)​​ (MMR-II)

7.​​ DTap​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus, &​​ pertussis)​​ (Infanrix)

37. MMRV​​ ​​ (ProQuad)​​ (Frozen:​​ Recombinant​​ Albumin)

8. DTap-IPV​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus,​​ pertussis,​​ &​​ polio)​​ (Kinrix)

38.​​ MMRV​​ (ProQuad) (Frozen:​​ Human​​ Serum​​ Albumin)

9.​​ DTaP-IPV​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus,​​ pertussis,​​ hepatitis B, & polio)​​ (Quadracel)

39.​​ MMRV​​ (ProQuad) (Refrigerator​​ Stable)

10. DTap-HepB-IPV​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus,​​ pertussis,​​ hepatitis​​ B, &​​ polio)​​ (Pediarix)

40. Pneumococcal​​ (PCV13​​ –​​ Prevnar​​ 13)

11. DTap-IPV/Hib​​ (diphtheria,​​ tetanus,​​ pertussis, polio, & haemophilus influenzae type B)​​ (Pentacel)

41. Pneumococcal​​ (PPSV-23 –​​ Pneumovax)

12. Hib​​ (haemophilus​​ influenzae​​ type​​ B)​​ (ActHIB)

42. Polio​​ (IPV – Ipol)

13. Hib​​ (haemophilus​​ influenzae​​ type B)​​ (Hiberix)

43. Rabies​​ (Imovax)

14. Hib​​ (haemophilus​​ influenzae​​ type​​ B)​​ (PedvaxHIB)

44. Rabies​​ (RabAvert)

15. Hep A​​ (hepatitis​​ A)​​ (Havrix)

45. Rotavirus​​ (RotaTeq)

16. Hep A​​ (hepatitis A)​​ (Vaqta)

46. Rotavirus​​ (Rotarix)

17. Hep B​​ (hepatitis B)​​ (Engerix-B)

47. Smallpox​​ (Vaccinia)​​ (ACAM2000)

18. Hep B​​ (hepatitis B)​​ (Recombivax)

48. TD​​ (tetanus &​​ diphtheria)​​ (Tenivac)

19. Hep B​​ (hepatitis B)​​ (Heplisav-B)

49. TD​​ (tetanus​​ &​​ diphtheria)​​ (Mass Biologics)

20. Hep A/Hep B​​ (hepatitis​​ A & hepatitis B)​​ (Twinrix)

50. Tdap​​ (tetanus,​​ diphtheria,​​ &​​ pertussis)​​ (Adacel)

21. Human​​ Papillomavirus​​ (HPV)​​ (Gardasil​​ 9)

51. Tdap​​ (tetanus,​​ diphtheria,​​ &​​ pertussis)​​ (Boostrix)

22. Influenza​​ (Afluria)​​ Trivalent &​​ Quadrivalent

52. Typhoid​​ (Typhim Vi)

23. Influenza​​ (Fluad)

53. Typhoid​​ (Vivotif Ty21a)

24. Influenza​​ (Fluarix)​​ Quadrivalent

54. Varicella​​ (chickenpox)​​ (Varivax)​​ Frozen

25. Influenza​​ (Flublok)​​ Quadrivalent

55. Varicella​​ (chickenpox)​​ (Varivax)​​ Refrigerator Stable

26. Influenza​​ (Flucelvax)​​ Quadrivalent

56. Yellow​​ Fever​​ (YF-Vax)

27. Influenza​​ (Flulaval)​​ Quadrivalent

57. Zoster​​ (shingles)​​ (Zostavax)​​ Frozen

28. Influenza​​ (Fluzone)​​ Quadrivalent

58. Zoster​​ (shingles)​​ (Zostavax)​​ Refrigerator Stable

29. Influenza​​ (Fluzone)​​ High Dose

59. Zoster​​ (shingles)​​ (Shingrix)​​ 

30. Influenza​​ (FluMist)​​ Quadrivalent

 

 

 

 

1. Adenovirus Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Barr Labs Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Adenovirus Type 4 and Type 7 Vaccine, Live, Oral

TRADE NAME:​​ -- ( Package Insert)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

monosodium glutamate, sucrose, D-mannose, D-fructose, dextrose,​​ human serum albumin, potassium phosphate, plasdone C, anhydrous lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, polacrilin potassium, magnesium stearate, cellulose acetate phthalate, alcohol, acetone, castor oil, FD&C Yellow #6 aluminum lake dye

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

human-diploid fibroblast cell cultures (WI-38), Dulbecco's Modified Eagle's Mediumfetal bovine serum, sodium bicarbonate

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2. Anthrax Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Emergent BioDefense Operations Lansing LLC

PROPER NAME:​​ Anthrax Vaccine Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Biothrax

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum hydroxide, sodium chloride, benzethonium chloride,​​ formaldehyde,​​ 83kDa protective antigen (PA) protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

amino acids, vitamins, inorganic salts and sugars

 

 

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3. BCG Vaccine
(tuberculosis)

MANUFACTURER: Organon Teknika Corp.

PROPER NAME:​​ BCG Live

TRADE NAME:​​ Tice BCG

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

glycerin, asparagine, citric acid, potassium phosphate, magnesium sulfate, iron ammonium citrate, lactose

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

glycerin, asparagine, citric acid, potassium phosphate, magnesium sulfate, iron ammonium citrate

 

 

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4. Cholera Vaccine
(tuberculosis)

MANUFACTURER: Pax Vax Bermuda Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Cholera Vaccine Live Oral

TRADE NAME:​​ Vaxchora

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

ascorbic acid, hydrolyzed casein, sodium chloride, sucrose, dried lactose, sodium bicarbonate, sodium carbonate

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

casamino acids, yeast extract, mineral salts, anti-foaming agent

 

 

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5. DT Vaccine
(diphtheria & tetanus)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoid Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ --​​ ( Package Insert)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum​​ phosphateformaldehyde,​​ aluminum​​ phosphate, isotonic sodium chloride,​​ formaldehyde

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

aluminum​​ phosphate, isotonic sodium chloride solution, casein, cysteine, maltose, dextrose, uracil, inorganic salts, vitamins

 

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6. DTap Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, & pertussis)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Daptacel

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum​​ phosphateformaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, 2-Phenoxyethanol​​ 

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Stainer-Scholte​​ mediummodified​​ Mueller’s​​ growth​​ mediummodified​​ Mueller-Miller​​ casamino​​ acid​​ medium (without beef heart infusion), casamino acids,​​ dimethyl-beta-cyclodextrin, ammonium sulfate, aluminum phosphateformaldehyde

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7. DTap Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, & pertussis)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Infanrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ aluminum​​ hydroxide,​​ sodium chloride,​​ polysorbate​​ 80 (Tween 80)

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, Fenton​​ medium (containing bovine​​ extract), modified​​ Latham​​ medium (derived from bovine​​ casein), modified​​ Stainer-Scholte​​ liquid mediumaluminum​​ hydroxide

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8. DTap-IPV Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, & polio)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed and Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Kinrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ aluminum​​ hydroxide, sodium chloride,​​ polysorbate 80 (Tween 80), neomycin sulfate, polymyxin B

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde, aluminum​​ hydroxideVero​​ cellscalf​​ serum, lactalbumin hydrolysate,​​ Fenton​​ medium (containing bovine​​ extract), modified​​ Latham​​ medium (derived from bovine​​ casein), modified​​ Stainer-Scholte​​ liquid​​ medium

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9. DTap-IPV Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, & polio)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed and Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Quadracel

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ aluminum​​ phosphate,​​ 2-Phenoxyethanol,​​ polysorbate 80,​​ glutaraldehyde, neomycin, polymyxin B sulfate,​​ bovine serum albumin

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

modified Mueller’s growth medium, ammonium sulfate, modified Mueller-Miller casamino acid medium (without beef heart infusion), aluminum​​ phosphatemodified​​ Stainer-Scholte medium (added casamino acids and dimethyl-beta-cyclodextrin), glutaraldehyde, formaldehydeMRC-5 cells (with added Medium 199 without​​ calf​​ serum),​​ CMRL 1969 medium (supplemented with calf serum)

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10. DTap-HepB-IPV Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, hepatitis B, & polio)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed, Hepatitis B (Recombinant) and Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine Combined

TRADE NAME:​​ Pediarix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ aluminum​​ hydroxide,​​ aluminum​​ phosphate, sodium chloride,​​ polysorbate 80 (Tween 80),​​ neomycin sulfate, polymyxin B, yeast protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

formaldehyde, gluteraldehyde, aluminum​​ hydroxidealuminum​​ phosphate,​​ lactalbumin​​ hydrolysate, calf​​ serum​​ Fenton​​ medium​​ (containing bovine​​ extract), modified​​ Latham​​ medium (derived from bovine​​ casein), modified Stainer-Scholte liquid mediumVero cells

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11. DTap-IPV/Hib Vaccine
(diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, & haemophilus influenzae type B)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Adsorbed, Inactivated Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Conjugate (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate) Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Pentacel

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum​​ phosphate,​​ polysorbate​​ 80, sucrose,​​ formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde,​​ bovine​​ serum​​ albumin,​​ 2-Phenoxyethanol,​​ neomycin, polymyxin B sulfate

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

aluminum​​ phosphateformaldehyde, glutaraldehyde2-Phenoxyethanol,​​ modified Mueller’s growth mediumMueller-Miller casamino acid medium (without beef heart infusion), modified Stainer-Scholte medium (with added casamino acids, dimethyl-beta-cyclodextrin), MRC-5​​ cells, CMRL 1969 medium (supplemented with calf serum), ammonium sulfate, water, Medium 199 (without​​ calf serum)

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12. Hib Vaccine
(haemophilus influenzae type B)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, SA

PROPER NAME:​​ Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate)

TRADE NAME:​​ ActHIB

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sodium chloride,​​ formaldehyde, sucrose

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

ammonium sulfate, Modified Mueller and Miller medium, saline diluent, formaldehyde, casein derivatives

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13. Hib Vaccine
(haemophilus influenzae type B)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine (Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate)

TRADE NAME:​​ Hiberix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde, sodium chloride, lactose

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

formaldehyde, synthetic medium, semi-synthetic medium, saline diluent, lactose

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14. Hib Vaccine
(haemophilus influenzae type B)

MANUFACTURER: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

PROPER NAME:​​ Haemophilus B Conjugate Vaccine (Meningococcal Protein Conjugate)

TRADE NAME:​​ Liquid​​ PedvaxHIB

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate, sodium chloride

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

complex fermentation media, ethanol, phenol

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15. Hep A Vaccine
(hepatitis A)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline ​​ Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated

TRADE NAME:​​ Havrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 cellular proteins,​​ formalin,​​ aluminum hydroxide,​​ amino​​ acid​​ supplement,​​ phosphate-buffered​​ saline​​ solution,​​ polysorbate 20,​​ neomycin​​ sulfate,​​ aminoglycoside​​ antibiotic

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

MRC-5 human diploid cells

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16. Hep A Vaccine
(hepatitis A)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis A Vaccine, Inactivated

TRADE NAME:​​ VAQTA

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate, non-viral protein,​​ DNA,​​ bovine albumin,​​ formaldehyde, neomycin, sodium borate, sodium chloride, other process chemical residuals

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Formalin,​​ amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfateformaldehyde, neomycin, MRC-5 fibroblasts

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17. Hep B Vaccine
(hepatitis B)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant)

TRADE NAME:​​ Engerix-B

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum hydroxide, yeast protein, sodium chloride, disodium phosphate dihydrate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

aluminum hydroxide

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18. Hep B Vaccine
(hepatitis B)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant)

TRADE NAME:​​ Recombivax HB

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ potassium aluminum sulfate,​​ amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate, yeast protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

yeast protein, soy peptone, dextrose, amino acids, mineral salts, alum (potassium aluminum sulfate), amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfateformaldehyde

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19. Hep B Vaccine
(hepatitis B)

MANUFACTURER: Dynavax Technologies Corporation

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted

TRADE NAME:​​ Heplisav-B

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

yeast protein, yeast DNA, deoxycholate, phosphorothioate linked oligodeoxynucleotide, sodium phosphate, dibasic dodecahydrate, sodium chloride, monobasic dehydrate,​​ polysorbate 80

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

vitamins and mineral salts

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20. Hep A/Hep B Vaccine
(hepatitis A & hepatitis B)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline ​​ Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Hepatitis A Inactivated & Hepatitis B (Recombinant) Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Twinrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 human diploid cells, formalin,​​ aluminum phosphate,​​ aluminum hydroxide, amino acids, sodium chloride, phosphate buffer,​​ polysorbate 20, neomycin sulfate, yeast protein, water

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Genetically engineered yeast protein, MRC-5 human diploid cellsaluminum salts

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21. Human Papillomavirus
(HPV Vaccine)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Human Papillomavirus 9-valent Vaccine, Recombinant

TRADE NAME:​​ Gardasil 9

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate, sodium chloride, L-histidine,​​ polysorbate 80, sodium borate, yeast protein, water

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

vitamins, amino acids, mineral salts, carbohydrates, yeast cells, aluminum-containing adjuvant (Amorphous Aluminum Hydroxyphosphate Sufate)

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22. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: Seqirus Pty. Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Afluria (Trivalent)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sodium chloride, monobasic sodium phosphate, dibasic sodium phosphate, monobasic potassium phosphate, potassium chloride, calcium chloride, sodium taurodeoxycholate,​​ ovalbumin, sucrose, neomycin sulfate, polymyxin B, beta-propiolactone,​​ Thimerosal​​ (multi-dose vials)

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

beta-propiolactone, sodium taurodeoxycholate, allantoic fluid​​ of​​ embryonated chicken eggs, sucrose density gradient, phosphate buffered isotonic solution

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23. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: Seqiris, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Vaccine, Adjuvanted

TRADE NAME:​​ Fluad (Trivalent)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

squalene,​​ polysorbate 80, sorbitan trioleate, sodium citrate dehydrate, citric acid monohydrate, neomycin, kanamycin, barium, hydrocortisone, egg proteins, cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB),​​ formaldehyde

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

allantoic cavity of embryonated hen's eggs,​​ MF59C.1 adjuvant (MF59), formaldehyde, cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB)

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24. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline ​​ Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Fluarix Quadrivalent

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

octoxynol-10 (TRITON X-100), α-tocopheryl hydrogen succinate,​​ polysorbate 80 (Tween 80), hydrocortisone, gentamicin sulfate,​​ ovalbumin,​​ formaldehyde, sodium deoxycholate, sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

embryonated chicken eggs, linear sucrose density gradient solution (containing detergent), sodium deoxycholate,​​ formaldehyde, sodium phosphate buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution

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25. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: Protein Sciences Corporation

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Flublok (Quadrivalent)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sodium chloride, monobasic sodium phosphate, dibasic sodium phosphate,​​ polysorbate 20​​ (Tween 20), baculovirus and Spodoptera frugiperda cell proteins, baculovirus and cellular DNA, Triton X-100

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

HA insect cell (fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda) proteins, lipids, vitamins, amino acids, mineral salts, Triton X-100

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26. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: Seqiris, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Flucelvax (Quadrivalent)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

Madin Darby Canine Kidney (MDCK) cell protein, phosphate buffered saline, protein other than HA,​​ MDCK cell DNA,​​ polysorbate 80, cetyltrimethlyammonium bromide, and β- propiolactone,​​ Thimerosal​​ (multi-dose vials)

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Madin Darby Canine Kidney (MDCK) cells, B-propiolactone, cetyltrimethylammonium bromide, phosphate buffered saline

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27. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: ID Biomedical Corporation of Quebec

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ FluLaval (Quadrivalent)

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

ovalbumin,​​ formaldehyde, sodium deoxycholate, α-tocopheryl hydrogen succinate,​​ polysorbate 80,​​ Thimerosal ​​​​ (multi-dose vials), phosphate-buffered saline solution

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

allantoic cavity of embryonated hens' eggsformaldehyde, sodium deoxycholate

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28. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Fluzone (Quadrivalent)​​ ​​ 

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde, egg protein, octylphenol ethoxylate (Triton X-100), sodium phosphate- buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution,​​ Thimerosal​​ (multi-dose vials)

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

embryonated chicken eggs, allantoic fluid,​​ formaldehyde, linear sucrose density gradient solution, non-ionic surfactant Octylphenol Ethoxylate (Triton X-100), sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution, 

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29. Influenza
High Dose

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Fluzone: High Dose

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

egg protein, octylphenol ethoxylate (Triton X-100), sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution,​​ formaldehyde

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

embryonated chicken eggs,​​ formaldehyde​​ linear sucrose density gradient solution,​​ Octylphenol Ethoxylate (Triton X-100), sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution,

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30. Influenza Vaccine
(flu)

MANUFACTURER: MedImmune, LLC

PROPER NAME:​​ Influenza Virus Vaccine Live, Intranasal

TRADE NAME:​​ FluMist Quadrivalent

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

monosodium glutamate,​​ hydrolyzed porcine gelatin, arginine, sucrose, dibasic potassium phosphate, monobasic potassium phosphate,​​ ovalbumin, gentamicin sulfate, ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

SPF (specific pathogen-free) eggs, stabilizing buffer, sucrose, potassium phosphate

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31. Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Valneva Austria GmbH

PROPER NAME:​​ Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine, Inactivated, Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Ixiaro

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum hydroxide, protamine sulfate,​​ formaldehyde,​​ bovine serum albumin,​​ Vero cell DNA, sodium metabisulphite,​​ Vero cell protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Vero cells, protamine sulfate, formaldehyde

aluminum hydroxide

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32. Meningococcal Vaccine
(meningitis)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Meningococcal (Groups A, C, Y, and W-135) Oligosaccharide Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Menactra

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sodium phosphate-buffered isotonic sodium chloride solution,​​ formaldehyde, diphtheria toxoid

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Mueller Hinton agar, Watson Scherp media (containing casamino acid), formaldehyde, ammonium sulfate, modified culture medium (containing hydrolyzed casein)

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33. Meningococcal Vaccine
(meningitis)

MANUFACTURER: Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Meningococcal (Groups A, C, Y, and W-135) Oligosaccharide Diphtheria CRM197 Conjugate Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Menveo

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity;​​ see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ CRM197 protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Franz Complete medium, formaldehyde, CY medium (contains yeast extracts and amino acids), purified polysaccharides, CRM197 protein

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34. Meningococcal Vaccine
(meningitis)

MANUFACTURER: Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Meningococcal Group B Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Bexsero

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum hydroxide, sodium chloride, histidine, sucrose, kanamycin

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

factor H binding protein (fHbp), Outer Membrane Vesicles (OMV), aluminum hydroxide, sodium chloride, histidine, sucrose, Escherichia coli (E. coli), deoxycholate

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35. Meningococcal Vaccine
(meningitis)

MANUFACTURER: Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Meningococcal Group B Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Trumenba

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

polysorbate 80,​​ aluminum phosphate, histidine buffered saline

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

E. coli, defined fermentation growth media, polysorbate 80 (PS80)

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36. MMR Vaccine
(measles, mumps, & rubella)

MANUFACTURER: Merck and Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ M-M-R-II

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

vitamins, amino acids,​​ fetal bovine serum, sucrose, glutamate, recombinant​​ human albumin, neomycin, sorbitol, hydrolyzed gelatin, sodium phosphate, sodium chloride

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or​​ may not appear in the final product

chick embryo cell cultureWI-38 human diploid lung fibroblasts, Medium 199 (containing vitamins, amino​​ acids, fetal bovine serum, SPGA (sucrose, phosphate, glutamate, recombinant human albumin), neomycin, Minimum Essential Medium (containing vitamins, amino acids, fetal bovine serum, recombinant human albumin, neomycin), sorbitol, hydrolyzed gelatin stabilizer

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37. MMRV​​ 

(Frozen: Recombinant Albumin)

MANUFACTURER: Merck and Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella Virus Vaccine Live

TRADE NAME:​​ ProQuad​​ Frozen​​ Formulation

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 cells​​ including DNA and protein, sucrose, hydrolyzed gelatin, sodium chloride, sorbitol, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic, recombinant​​ human albumin, sodium bicarbonate, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride; potassium phosphate dibasic, neomycin,​​ bovine​​ calf serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

chick embryo cell cultureWI-38 human diploid lung fibroblastsMRC-5 cellsbovine serum, recombinant human albumin

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38. MMRV​​ 

(Frozen: Human Serum Albumin)

MANUFACTURER: Merck and Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella Virus Vaccine Live

TRADE NAME:​​ ProQuad​​ Frozen:​​ Human​​ Serum​​ Albumin

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 cells​​ including DNA and protein, sucrose, hydrolyzed gelatin, sodium chloride, sorbitol, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic,​​ human albumin, sodium bicarbonate, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride; potassium phosphate dibasic, neomycin,​​ bovine calf serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

chick embryo cell cultureWI-38 human diploid lung fibroblastsMRC-5 cellsbovine serum, recombinant 

human albumin

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39. MMRV​​ 

(Refrigerator Stable)

MANUFACTURER: Merck and Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella Virus Vaccine Live

TRADE NAME:​​ ProQuad,​​ Refrigerator​​ Stable​​ Formulation

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 cells​​ including DNA and protein, sucrose, hydrolyzed gelatin, urea, sodium chloride, sorbitol, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic, recombinant​​ human albumin, sodium bicarbonate, potassium phosphate , potassium chloride, neomycin,​​ bovine serum albumin

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

chick embryo cell cultureWI-38 human diploid lung fibroblastsMRC-5 cellsbovine serum, recombinant human albumin

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40. Pneumococcal Vaccine
(pneumonia)

MANUFACTURER: Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Pneumococcal 13-valent Conjugate Vaccine (Diphtheria CRM197 Protein)

TRADE NAME:​​ Prevnar 13

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

CRM197 carrier protein,​​ polysorbate 80, succinate buffer,​​ aluminum phosphate

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

soy peptone broth, casamino acids and yeast extract-based medium, ammonium sulfate, CRM 197

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41. Pneumococcal Vaccine
(pneumonia)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Pneumococcal Vaccine, Polyvalent

TRADE NAME:​​ Pneumovax-23

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

phenol

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

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42. Polio Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, SA

PROPER NAME:​​ Poliovirus Vaccine Inactivated (Monkey Kidney Cell)

TRADE NAME:​​ IPOL

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

calf​​ bovine serum albumin,​​ 2-Phenoxyethanol,​​ formaldehyde, neomycin, streptomycin, polymyxin B, M-199 medium

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Vero cellsEagle MEM modified mediumnewborn calf bovine serum, M-199 (without calf bovine serum)

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43. Rabies Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, SA

PROPER NAME:​​ Rabies Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ IMOVAX

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

human albumin, neomycin sulfate, phenol red, beta-propiolactone

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

MRC-5 cells, beta-propiolactone

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44. Rabies Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics

PROPER NAME:​​ Rabies Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ RabAvert

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

chicken protein,​​ polygeline (processed bovine gelatin),​​ human serum albumin, potassium glutamate, sodium EDTA,​​ ovalbumin, neomycin, chlortetracycline, amphotericin B

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

chicken fibroblasts, synthetic cell culture medium (with added human albumin), polygeline (processed bovine gelatin), antibiotics, B-propiolactone, sucrose density-gradient, buffered polygeline, potassium glutamate

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45. Rotavirus Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Rotavirus Vaccine, Live, Oral, Pentavalent

TRADE NAME:​​ RotaTeq

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sucrose, sodium citrate, sodium phosphate monobasic monohydrate, sodium hydroxide,​​ polysorbate 80, cell culture media,​​ fetal bovine serum​​ [DNA from porcine circoviruses (PCV) 1 and 2 has been detected in RotaTeq. PCV-1 and PCV-2 are not known to cause disease in humans.]

Substances used to create and grow the​​ vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Vero cells, buffered stabilizer, porcine-derived material

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46. Rotavirus Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Rotavirus Vaccine, Live, Oral

TRADE NAME:​​ Rotarix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

Dextran,​​ Dulbecco’s Modified Eagle Medium​​ (sodium chloride, potassium chloride, magnesium sulfate, ferric (III) nitrate, sodium phosphate, sodium pyruvate, D-glucose, concentrated vitamin solution, L-cystine, L-tyrosine, amino acids, L-glutamine, calcium chloride, sodium hydrogenocarbonate, and phenol red), sorbitol, sucrose, calcium carbonate, sterile water, xanthan [Porcine circovirus type 1 (PCV-1) is present in Rotarix. PCV-1 is not known to cause disease in humans.]

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Vero cellsporcine-derived materials, amino acids, dextran, Dulbecco's Modified Eagle Medium (sodium chloride, potassium chloride, magnesium sulfate, ferric (III) nitrate, sodium phosphate, sodium pyruvate, D-glucose, concentrated vitamin solution, L-cystine, L-tyrosine, amino acids solution, L-glutamine, calcium chloride, sodium hydrogenocarbonate, phenol red), sorbitol, sucrose

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47. Smallpox Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Emergent Product Development Gaithersburg, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Smallpox (Vaccinia) Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ ACAM2000

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

HEPES, 2%​​ human serum albumin, 0.5 - 0.7% sodium chloride USP, 5% Mannitol USP, neomycin, polymyxin B, 50% Glycerin USP, 0.25% phenol USP

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Vero cellshuman serum albumin, sodium chloride, mannitol, neomycin, polymyxin B, Dryvax

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48. TD Vaccine
(tetanus & diphtheria)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Ltd., License #1726

PROPER NAME:​​ Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids Adsorbed For Adult Use

TRADE NAME:​​ TENIVAC

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum phosphate,​​ formaldehyde, ammonium sulfate, sodium chloride, water

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

modified Mueller-Miller casamino acid medium (without beef heart infusion), formaldehyde, ammonium sulfate, modified Mueller’s growth mediumaluminum phosphate

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49. TD Vaccine
(tetanus & diphtheria)

MANUFACTURER: Mass Biologics

PROPER NAME:​​ Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids, Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ TDVAX

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum phosphate,​​ formaldehyde,​​ Thimerosal

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

modified Mueller's media (contains bovine extracts), 

formaldehyde, ammonium sulfate, aluminum phosphate

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50. Tdap Vaccine
(tetanus, diphtheria, & pertussis)

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine, Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Adacel

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

aluminum phosphate,​​ formaldehyde,​​ 2-Phenoxyethanol,​​ glutaraldehyde

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

modified Stainer-Scholte medium (added casamino acid, dimethyl-beta-cyclodextrin), glutaraldehyde, formaldehydealuminum phosphatemodified Mueller-Miller casamino acid medium (without beef​​ heart infusion), ammonium sulfate, 2-Phenoxyethanol, water for injection

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51. Tdap Vaccine
(tetanus, diphtheria, & pertussis)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine, Adsorbed

TRADE NAME:​​ Boostrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ aluminum hydroxide,​​ sodium​​ chloride,​​ polysorbate 80

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

modified Latham medium derived from bovine casein​​ Fenton medium​​ (containing bovine extract),​​ formaldehydemodified Stainer-Scholte liquid medium, glutaraldehyde, aluminum hydroxide

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52. Typhoid Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur SA

PROPER NAME:​​ Typhoid Vi Polysaccharide Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ Typhim Vi

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

formaldehyde,​​ phenol, polydimethylsiloxane, disodium phosphate, monosodium phosphate, sodium chloride, sterile water

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

semi-synthetic medium, hexadecyltrimethylammonium bromide

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53. Typhoid Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Berna Biotech, Ltd.

PROPER NAME:​​ Typhoid Vaccine Live Oral Ty21a

TRADE NAME:​​ Vivotif

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sucrose, ascorbic acid, amino acids, lactose, magnesium stearate. gelatin

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

yeast extract, casein, dextrose, and galactose, sucrose, ascorbic acid, amino acids, lyophilized bacteria, lactose, magnesium stearate

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54. Varicella Vaccine
(chickenpox)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Varicella Virus Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ Varivax,​​ Frozen​​ ​​ 

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

​​ MRC-5 human diploid cells, including DNA & protein, sucrose, hydrolyzed gelatin, sodium​​ chloride, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic, sodium phosphate monobasic, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride, EDTA, neomycin,​​ fetal bovine serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

human embryonic lung cell cultures, embryonic guinea pig cell cultures, WI-38 human diploid cell culturesMRC-5 human diploid cell cultures, sucrose, phosphate, glutamate, processed gelatin

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55. Varicella Vaccine
(chickenpox)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Varicella Virus Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ Varivax,​​ Refigerated

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

​​ MRC-5 human diploid cells, including DNA & protein, sucrose, hydrolyzed gelatin, sodium​​ chloride, monosodium L-glutamate, urea, sodium phosphate dibasic, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride, neomycin,​​ bovine calf serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

human embryonic lung cell cultures,​​ embryonic guinea pig cell cultures, WI-38 human diploid cell culturesMRC-5 human diploid cell cultures, sucrose, phosphate, glutamate, processed gelatin, urea

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56. Yellow Fever Vaccine

MANUFACTURER: Sanofi Pasteur, Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Yellow Fever Vaccine

TRADE NAME:​​ YF-Vax

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sorbitol, gelatin, sodium chloride, egg protein

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

living avian leukosis virus-free (ALV-free) chicken embryos

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57. Zoster Vaccine
(shingles)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Zoster Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ Zostavax, Frozen​​ ​​ 

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 human diploid cells, including DNA & protein, sucrose,​​ hydrolyzed porcine gelatin, sodium chloride, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride; neomycin,​​ bovine calf serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

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58. Zoster Vaccine
(shingles)

MANUFACTURER: Merck & Co., Inc.

PROPER NAME:​​ Zoster Vaccine, Live

TRADE NAME:​​ Zostavax,​​ Refrigerator​​ Stable

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

MRC-5 human diploid cells, including DNA & protein, sucrose,​​ hydrolyzed porcine gelatin, urea sodium chloride, monosodium L-glutamate, sodium phosphate dibasic, potassium phosphate monobasic, potassium chloride; neomycin,​​ bovine calf serum

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

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59. Zoster Vaccine
(shingles)

MANUFACTURER: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals

PROPER NAME:​​ Zoster Vaccine Recombinant, Adjuvanted

TRADE NAME:​​ Shingrix

VACCINE INGREDIENTS
(not in order of quantity; see package insert for quantities)

sucrose, sodium chloride, dioleoyl phosphatidylcholine (DOPC), 3-O-desacl-4’monophosphoryl lipid A (MPL), QS-21 (a saponin purified from plant extract Quillaja saponaria Molina), potassium dihydrogen phosphate, cholesterol, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, disodium phosphate anhydrous, dipotassium phosphate,​​ polysorbate 80, host cell protein and DNA

Substances used to create and grow the vaccine, which may or may not appear in the final product

Amino acids, dioleoyl phosphatidylcholine (DOPC), phosphate-buffered saline solution, disodium phosphate anhydrous, potassium dihydrogen phosphate, sodium chloride, water

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GLOSSARY AND DETAILS FOR INGREDIENTS

Product

Possible Ingredients
(Ingredients depend on which modification is used.)

2-Phenoxyethanol

2-Phenoxyethanol is a glycol ether used as a preservative in vaccines.

It is a central nervous system depressant.

Aluminum

Aluminum is used in vaccines as an adjuvant, which helps the vaccine work more quickly and more powerfully.

Aluminum hydroxide, aluminum phosphate, and aluminum salts - Neurotoxin. Carries risk for long term brain inflammation/swelling, neurological disorders, autoimmune disease, Alzheimer's, dementia, and autism. It penetrates the brain where it persists indefinitely.

Bovine casein

A casein is a family of phosphoproteins commonly found in mammalian milk. 80% of the proteins in cow's milk are casein.

Bovine serum

Bovine "[s]erum is the centrifuged fluid component of either clotted or defibrinated whole blood. Bovine serum comes from blood taken from domestic cattle. Serum from other animals is also collected and processed but bovine serum is processed in the greatest volume."

"Bovine serum is a by-product of the meat industry. Bovine blood may be taken at the time of slaughter, from adult cattle, calves, very young calves or (when cows that are slaughtered are subsequently found to be pregnant) from bovine fetuses. It is also obtained from what are called 'donor' animals, which give blood more than once.

Blood is available from bovine fetuses only because a proportion of female animals that are slaughtered for meat for human consumption are found (often unexpectedly) to be pregnant.

Blood is available from very young calves because calves, especially males from dairy breeds, are often slaughtered soon, but not necessarily immediately, after birth because raising them will not be economically beneficial. Older animals are, of course, slaughtered for meat.

Only donor cattle are raised for the purpose of blood donation. Donor cattle are invariably kept in specialized, controlled herds. Blood is taken from these animals in a very similar way to that used for human blood donation.

Irrespective of whether blood is taken at slaughter or from donors, the age of the animal is an important consideration because it impacts the characteristics of the serum.

Bovine serum is categorized according to the age of the animal from which the blood was collected as follows:
•'Fetal bovine serum' comes from fetuses
•'Newborn calf serum' comes from calves less than three weeks old
•'Calf serum' comes from calves aged between three weeks and 12 months
•'Adult bovine serum' comes from cattle older than 12 months
Serum processed from donor blood is termed 'donor bovine serum'. Donor animals can be up to three years old."

Chicken Eggs

Viruses can be grown in chicken eggs before being used in vaccinations.

CMRL-1969

L-alanine, L-arginine (free base)b, L-aspartic acid, L-cysteine-HCL, L-cystine, L-glutamic acid-H20, L-glutamine, glycine, L-histidine (free base)b, L-hydroxyproline, L-isoleucine, L-leucine, L-lysine, L-methionine, L-phenylalanine, L-proline, L-serine, L-threonine, L-tryptophan, L-tyrosine, L-valine, p-aminobenzoic acid, ascorbic acid, d-biotin, calcium pantothenate, cholesterol, choline chloride, ethanol, folic acid, glutathione, i-inositol, menadione, nicotinamide,​​ nicotinic acid, pyridoxal-HCL, pyridoxine-HCL, riboflavine, riboflavine-5-phosphate, sodium acetate-3H2O, thiamine-HCL, Tween 80, vitamin A acetate, vitamin D (calciferol), vitamin E (a-tocopherol phosphate), D-glucose, phenol red, sodium chloride, potassium chloride, calcium chloride, magnesium culphate heptahydrate, sodium phosphate dibasic, sodium dihydrogen phosphate, monopotassium phosphate, sodium bicarbonate, iron nitrate nonahydrate

Dulbecco's Modified Eagle's Serum

glucose, sodium bicarbonate, L-glutamine, pyridoxine HCl, pyridocal HCl, folic acid, phenol red, HEPES (2-[4-(2-hydroxyethyl)piperazin-1-yl]ethanesulfonic acid), L-methionine, L-cystine, sodium phosphate mono-basic, sodium pyruvate, vitamins

Earle's Balanced Salt Medium

inorganic salts, D-glucose, phenol red, calcium, magnesium salts

Fenton Medium

bovine extract

Formaldehyde

Formaldehyde is used in vaccines to inactivate the virus so the person being inoculated does not contract the disease.

Highly toxic systematic poison and carcinogen.

Human albumin

Human albumin is a blood plasma protein produced in the liver that, among other functions, transports hormones, fatty acids, and other compounds, and buffers pH.

Insect Cells

Cabbage moth and fall armyworm cells are used to grow viruses for vaccines.

Latham Medium

bovine casein

MDCK (Madin-Carby canine kidney cells)

cells from normal female adult Cocker Spaniel (harvested in 1958 by SH Madin and NB Darby), EMEM(EBSS) (Eagle's Minimum Essential Medium with Earle's Balanced Salt Solution), glutamine,​​ non-essential​​ amino acids,​​ fetal​​ bovine serum

Mouse Brains

Live mice brains are inoculated with the Japanese encephalitis virus to grow the virus used in the vaccine.

MRC-5

Medical Research Council 5, human diploid cells (cells containing two sets of chromosomes) derived from the normal lung tissues of a 14-week-old male fetus aborted for "psychiatric reasons" in 1966 in the United Kingdom, Eagle's Basal Medium in Earle's balanced salt solution with bovine serum.

Foreign DNA has the ability to interact with our own.

Mueller Hinton Agar

Beef extract, acid hydrolysate of casein, starch, agar.

Müller-Hinton agar is a microbiological growth medium that is commonly used for antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Mueller-Miller Medium

glucose, sodium chloride, sodium phosphate dibasic, monopotassium, phosphate, magnesium sulfate hydrate, ferrous sulfate heptaphydrate, cystine hydrochloride, tyrosine hydrochloride, urasil hydrochloride, Ca-pantothenate in ethanol, thiamine in ethanol, pyridoxin-hydrochloride in ethanol, riboflavin in ethanol, biotin in ethanol, sodium hydroxide, beef heart infusion (de-fatted beef heart and distilled water), casein solution

Polysorbate 80

Also called Tween 80, Alkest 80, or Canarcel 80 (brand names). Polysorbate 80 is used as an excipient (something to basically thicken a vaccine for proper dosing) and an emulsifier (something to bond the ingredients).

Trespasses the Blood-Brain Barrier and carries with it aluminum, thimerosal, and viruses; allowing it to enter the brain.

Porcine gelatin

Gelatin is used to protect viruses in vaccines from freeze-drying or heat and to stabilize vaccines so they stay stable.

Stainer-Scholte Liquid Medium

tris hydrochloride, tris base, glutamate (monosodium salt), proline, salt, monopotassium phosphate, potassium chloride,​​ magnesium chloride, calcium chloride, ferrous sulfate, ascorbic acid, niacin, glutathione

Thimerosal

Thimerosal is an organomercury compound used as a preservative.

Neurotoxin. Induces cellular damage, reduces oxidation-reduction activity, cellular degeneration, and cell death. Linked to neurological disorders, Alzheimer's, dementia, and autism.​​ 

Vero Cells (African Green Monkey Cells)

cells derived from the kidney of a normal, adult African Green monkey in 1962 by Y. Yasumura and Y. Kawakita

Can carry the SV-40 cancer-causing virus that has already tainted about 30 million Americans.

WI-38 human diploid cells

Winstar Institute 38, human diploid lung fibroblasts derived from the lung tissues of a female fetus aborted because the family felt they had too many children in 1964 in the United States.

Foreign DNA has the ability to interact with our own.

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SOURCES

 

Vaccine Excipient Summary - Excipients Included in U.S. Vaccines, by Vaccine:​​ https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/downloads/appendices/b/excipient-table-2.pdf

 

Vaccines Licensed for Use in the United States:​​ https://www.fda.gov/vaccines-blood-biologics/vaccines/vaccines-licensed-use-united-states

 

Vero Cell Line Profile:​​ https://admin.phe-culturecollections.org.uk/media/122249/vero-cell-line-profile.pdf

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